Shopping + Style 

Christopher Kennedy Design Store's Fall Opening Boosts South Palm Springs

Following the opening of the Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club in South Palm Springs, interior designer Christopher Kennedy will open a retail store and design studio just a block away.
2014.07.07 01:43 PM

Summer Reading

Slip one of these recent summer reading releases into your pool tote or carry-on – and get lost in literature.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Decked Out

Constructed from repurposed milk jugs, the Lollygagger outdoor furniture line by Loll Designs lends a sleek, modern aesthetic to a poolside landscape.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Red, White, and Hues of Blue

The hottest trends this season will keep you looking cool, from breezy frocks and tie-dye knits to red-haute shades and weightless accessories.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Top Lawyers

An independent firm selects 70 Coachella Valley attorneys in 18 specialties
2014.05.30 02:58 PM

Show Your Best Assets

Whatever your idea of idle recreation, you can shine in swimwear and comfortable, chic clothing to keep you looking hot.
2014.05.30 02:34 PM

Style: Mission Impossible

Ducati Motor Holding and Tudor Watch Co. have collaborated to create a men’s timepiece that exudes strength, virility, and supreme reliability.
2014.05.30 02:33 PM

The Real Mr. Turk

The creative force behind Palm Springs–based menswear label Mr. Turk is not, in fact, “Mr. Turk.” He is Jonathan Skow, husband of designer Trina Turk.
2014.05.30 02:33 PM

The Crowned Jeweler

For the past six years, vintage jewelry guru Matt Burkholz’s Palm Springs store, Route 66 West, has been the “it” destination for collectors from around the world.
2014.05.30 02:33 PM

Palm Springs Follies Slates Memorabilia Sale

The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies, which closed for good May 18, can’t say good-bye quite yet without a memorabilia sale June 13-14 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.
2014.05.28 09:05 AM

Dann Foley Extends Design Line with Palm Springs Collection

When Dann Foley began his own interior design business while still in college, the Palm Springs resident's long-range vision is now coming into complete focus.
2014.05.20 05:31 PM

David Quintanilla Infuses Colorful Images to Sinatra Fundraiser

David Quintanilla's bold and colorful portrait photography will be part of a Palm Springs fundraiser to aid the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center.
2014.05.13 10:05 AM

The Sporting Life

With many sportswear lines adopting savvy street styles, there’s no need to sacrifice fashion for function.
2014.05.12 08:09 AM

How to Dress for Coachella, April Music Fests

With events like Coachella, the Dinah Shore Weekend, White Party, and Stagecoach filling the valley in April, self-expression takes center stage.
2014.04.07 10:51 AM

Tea With Iris Creates Eco-Chic Pieces for Women, Children

Leslie Shockley lives by the motto, "Walk the talk", which has guided her toward creating Tea With Iris, a chic collection of comfortable, eco-friendly garments for women and children.
2014.04.04 02:17 PM

Gold Dust Woman

From free-flowing frocks to sequined bra tops, these bohemian-riche styles will earn you a spot on the best-dressed list at this year's music festivals.
2014.03.28 09:52 AM

Spin Doctors

Record Alley, which has been in the valley for 36 years, scratches the digital trend with new vinyl and old-school music memorabilia.
2014.03.28 09:52 AM

Green Is the New Black

Eco-minded fashion designers stitch sustainability with style.
2014.03.28 09:52 AM

Sheer Artistry

Wrap yourself in luxury, from soft cashmere loungewear to sensual silk sheaths.
2014.03.28 09:52 AM

New York-based Designer Zang Toi Closes Out Fashion Week El Paseo 2014

The highlighted “Designer of the Week” wowed the audience closing night with a theatrical runway performance.
2014.03.23 10:20 AM

Saks Fifth Avenue Takes the Runway

Saks Fifth Avenue put its best foot forward at El Paseo Fashion Week 2014 sending the finest of 2014 Designer apparel down the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent.
2014.03.22 11:58 AM

Superstar Trunk Show

Michael Costello and five fellow Project Runway stars gave guests an up-close look at their Spring 2014 collections during a special trunk show and try-on at Fashion Week El Paseo
2014.03.21 02:54 PM

The Superstars of Project Runway

Simmering anticipation came to a bubble as fashion’s current “it” man Michael Costello brought five fellow alumni to the runway under the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent.
2014.03.20 11:42 AM

Street Seen on El Paseo

El Paseo came alive under the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent as 10 of the street’s finest retail stores and designers showcased their spring collections of jewelry and fashion.
2014.03.19 10:32 AM

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Debut Runway Show

A standing-room-only crowd cheered Runway Tent during Fashion Week El Paseo as nine graduates of California’s FIDM's debut class presented their final couture collections
2014.03.18 03:38 PM

Greg Bennett Contemporary Art Offers New Look to El Paseo

The grand opening of Greg Bennett Contemporary Art March 20 on El Paseo in Palm Desert gives art afficionados a chance to embrace abstract art.
2014.03.18 02:23 PM

Style & Beauty Bash: Pretty on El Paseo

On Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., stylish attendees of all ages flocked to the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent for Fashion Week El Paseo Palm Desert’s 2014 Style and Beauty Bash.
2014.03.18 09:07 AM

Fashion Week 2014 - StyleBeautyBash

2014.03.18 08:20 AM

Sunday's Fashion Frenzy

More than 15 fine designers and retailers set up one-day-only pop-up stores in the tent adjacent to the Runway Tent, giving attendees the chance to try on and purchase their newest spring styles.
2014.03.17 03:42 PM

Cheryl Tiegs Adds Runway Buzz to Fashion Week El Paseo

The buzz surrounding Fashion Week El Paseo will raise a few octaves when sponsor Cambria will celebrate the opening of its El Paseo countertop gallery with a special runway appearance by Cheryl Tiegs.
2014.03.17 02:16 PM

Promotions + Contests

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couple’s getaway
90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Each month, a first place winner will be selected to win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!And, each month, three additional runners up will be selected to win a wonderful Palm Springs area Dining certificate!
2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.
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